Root Ball 2018

Root Ball 2018


5th Annual Root Ball
Thursday, May 17, 2018
6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. (Patron & Sponsor Reception)
7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. (Root Ball)

The Fairmont in West Midtown
1429 Fairmont Ave NW, Atlanta, GA 30318

Event Co-Chairs 
Jennifer Moore & Patrick Cole

We are excited to announce the details for the 2018 Root Ball!

This event will celebrate the amazing growth and progress that we’ve made over the past year, including:
  • Growing our reach in Atlanta and to new cities outside the perimeter
  • Opening a new operations facility along the Atlanta BeltLine Westside Trail
  • Completing the Westside Trail Arboretum
  • Expanding our youth and adult education programs

The event will feature dinner, cocktails, music and a huge silent auction. Community tree champions will be recognized for the work they do to support tree canopy in our city. 

2018 Community Tree Champions:

  • Community Champion- City of Atlanta Department of Parks & Recreation
  • Corporate Champion- Mercedes-Benz USA
  • Individual Champion- Ann Curry
  • Neighborhood Champion- City of Dunwoody
  • Volunteer Champion- Sandy Murray


To donate an item or service to our silent auction, click here, or contact jeni@treesatlanta.org for more information. 

We are also excited to present a new logo for Trees Atlanta!

Click here to view photos of last year’s Root Ball.

Tickets and Patron Level Benefits

Maple: A seasonal stunner $2,500
• One reserved VIP table for 10 at the Root Ball
• Admittance for 10 to early sponsor and patron reception (begins at 6 p.m.)
• Prominent name listing on event signage and in all event communications including event invitation, web page, emails
• Recognition in Trees Atlanta bi-annual newsletter, The Atlanta Treebune
• One free weekday rental of Trees Atlanta Kendeda Center*

Cedar: Forever green $1,000
• 6 tickets, including early sponsor and patron reception, to the Root Ball
• Prominent name listing on event signage and in event communications including event invitation and web page
• Recognition in Trees Atlanta bi-annual newsletter, The Atlanta Treebune

Dogwood: Atlanta favorite $700
• 4 tickets, including early sponsor and patron reception, to the Root Ball
• Name listed on event signage and in event communications including event invitation and web page
• Recognition in Trees Atlanta bi-annual newsletter, The Atlanta Treebune

Redbud: Trumpet of spring $300
• 2 tickets, including early sponsor and patron reception, to the Root Ball
• Name listed on event invitation and event signage
• Recognition in Trees Atlanta bi-annual newsletter, The Atlanta Treebune

*Includes event coordination. Additional costs such as catering, security or linens are covered by the renter.


When purchasing multiple tickets below, please enter guests names as they should appear on the name tag.  If guest is not currently known, please enter “guest” and you will receive a follow up closer to the event. 


If you are interested in corporate sponsorship opportunities, which start at the $1,000 level and include tickets and logo recognition, please contact Kate Conner.